Jonathan Smith, born on January 17, 1971, known by the name Lil Jon, is an American rapper, record executive, record producer and DJ. He was the front-man of the group called Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz, which was formed in 1997, and they released numerous albums until 2004. After going solo, Jon released a new album in 2010 called Crunk Rock.
Lil Jon Parent/Family
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, his mother’s name is Carrie Smith-Williams. He has two brothers named Chris Smith and Willie Smith.
Lil Jon Affairs/girlfriend/Spouse/Wife
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Full Name: Jonathan Smith
- Nicknames: The King of Crunk, Lil Jizzel
- Date of Birth:January 17, 1971
- Age: 47 years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
- Current Residence: Unknown
- Education: Joseph’s University
- Profession: DJ, Rapper, Record Producer
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black (African American ancestry)
- Religion: Unknwon
- Spouse/Wife: Nicole Smith
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color:Black
- Zodiac: Capricorn
- Net Worth: 27 Million USD
- Earnings: Not Available
- Height: 5 feet 7 inch (170 cm)
- Weight: 70 kg (154 lbs.)
HUMBLED BY ALL THE THOUGHTFUL BDAY WISHES!! CHEERS!! ❤️+BLESSINGS ?? pic.twitter.com/o5Zt4M1Iwx
— LILJON (@LilJon) 17 January 2018
Trivia/ Facts that you may not know about Lil Jon
- In 2000, Jon launched his own record label titled BME Recordings.
- In 2013, Jon collaborated with Zumba Fitnessto start a nightclub tour known as Zumba Nightclub Series.
- In 2007, Jon won a place on Guinness Book of World Records by wearing the biggest diamond pendant, 5 inches tall, 6 inches wide, 1 inch thick and weighed 5.11 lbs. It was worth $500K and has 73 carats of diamonds.
- In 2008, Jon announced a winery named Lil Jonathan’s Winery, which has a collection of chardonnay and merlot wines.
- In October 2015, Jon launched his app, VEXT, which allowed users to create a video clip.
- He has participated in the popular show, Celebrity Apprentice Season 11 and 13.
- After returning from Joseph’s University, Jon started performing as a DJ in many hip-hop clubs.
- Visit Jon’s official website @ liljon.com.